University of California, Riverside

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Cinema Culturas Film Festival

Cinema Culturas 3rd Annual & The Tomás Rivera 28th Annual Tribute, in partnership with UC Riverside College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences will celebrate contemporary Latino film, local heritage and community during October 27-30, 2016 at the Fox Theater in Riverside. Gala Reception October 28, 2016. For more information click Here>>

Opportunity for Mexican Doctoral Students

Opportunity for Mexican doctoral students who have been accepted to undertake a postdoctoral stay at a UC campus or national lab, among other international options. These are for postdoctoral researchers interested in applied scientific or technical research, adoption, innovation, assimilation and technological development in the field of energy sustainability. Application deadline is 31 October 2016. Additional information can be found at the CONACYT’s website (, and at the following links: Call>> Reference Points>> User Guide>>

UC-Mexico Initiative in the News

Congratulations to UC Davis faculty member Jeffrey Ross-Ibarra and his team who have just pulled in a $4.1 million, 5-year NSF grant to study maize adaptation in different environments and to climate change, a collaborative project supported by the UC-Mexico Initiative. Additional information>>


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